For all those who find themselves weary of tinsel and the Christmas merry-go-round. Three books by brilliant, outrageous, and occasionally cynical writers.
Escape The Family
Three provocative reads that offer a brief respite from the burden of family at Christmas-time.
Three Wise Russians
Three powerful books by or about Russia’s greatest figures, each conveys a passionate and personal view of their homeland.
On Christmas: A Seasonal Anthology
A seasonal anthology of Christmas-themed writings to savour during the highs and lows of Christmas Day, introduced by Gyles Brandreth. This delightful book offers a diverse array of classic and contemporary writers who have expressed their thoughts about Christmas over the centuries – with joy, nostalgia, grumpiness, and dazzling wit.
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